Apr. 7, 2017
An out-of-class experience
With Drexel’s fast-paced terms, spring break is a way to slow down and de-stress (besides, of course, final grades also being released). While some people plan vacations or choose to stay home and hibernate, there is also the option of Alternative Spring Break.
Jan. 9, 2015
Drexel staff and faculty attend Service Recognition Luncheon
On Dec. 19, while most students were away enjoying their four-week winter break, Drexel University hosted its annual Service Recognition Luncheon. This year, the private institution acknowledged a total of 594 faculty members and professional staff. The two-hour event took place at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Philadelphia — its usual location.
Jun. 1, 2012
Medical students selected as Schweitzer Fellows
Three students from the Drexel University College of Medicine have been named Albert Schweitzer Fellows for the upcoming year. They will work on yearlong service projects that aim to improve health conditions for underserved populations in the Philadelphia area.
May. 18, 2012
Alum welcomed home
Drexel alumnus Joel Gerstman recently returned to his hometown of Maple Glen, Pa., after spending two years working for the Peace Corps in Surat Thani, Thailand.
Jan. 13, 2012
Represent Drexel in service on M.L.K. Day
For those of us already struggling under the weight of renewed classes after a long winter break, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is likely a very welcome day to catch up on sleep. But, as inviting as a three-day weekend may be, we feel compelled encourage the Drexel community to get out there and make the day much more worthwhile for those Philadelphians who can’t be fortunate enough to take a day off.